Kelly Hackett loves literacy --and curriculum design, too! These two areas have been her passion since she started her educational career over 20 years ago. Kelly has been a classroom teacher, national and state level educational consultant, and literacy coach. Kelly has trained many educators at the school and district level on how to understand, design, develop, implement, and evaluate literacy research and activities that support existing curriculum. Kelly's passion is to help educators and parents understand the research-based literacy components that are critical to reading success.